Maritime Companies Directory
MARINE CONSULTANTS; FLAG STATE SAFETY & CARGO SURVEYORS
Surveyors, Investigators on behalf of Liberian, Panama, Malta, Barbados Maritime Authority
Ship Repair and Marine Structure Fab
For over 23 years, we have provided the marine industry with dependable , top of the line products.
HUBZone Small Business Manufacturer and Distributor
Marine Electronic Services Provider
Largest trade association in the world serving the composites industry.
Provides seven certification programs, including one entitled, "Certified Composites Technician - Marine."
Shipboard elevator design, maintenance and installation
Elevator design, installation, maintenance, and recertification
Security, identification & safety products
Reseller of defensive and protective Security products
Worldwide sales of defensive and protective security products
Systems Engineering, Integration, IT Support, Testing & Evaluation, Rescue21, Deepwater, and AIS support
Ship Repair and Maintence
Defensive and protective sucurity products worldwide.
ASNE Advanced Naval Propulsion Symposium 2008 seeks to promote a discussion of current and future concepts for advanced naval propulsion systems and how they might be effectively applied for future naval forces.
Manufacturer of the Most Advanced Rapid Deployment Shelters
A tug boat explosion has left three people dead and numerous others injured on the Tennessee River in Calvert City, Ky. Authorities said the tug was undergoing repair in drydock when an explosion occurred inside the vessel around 9 a.m. on Friday. Three were pronounced dead at the scene and numerous others were transported for injuries that range from non-life threatening to life-threatening. Kentucky State Police said an investigation is ongoing, although there is no early indication of foul play being involved in the explosion. The U. S. Coast Guard is on scene, along with state and local responders.
Tanzanian President John Magufuli on Friday put a temporary ban on the registration of foreign ships in the country and ordered over 400 vessels to be investigated for allegations of involvement in criminal activity. The ban came after at least five foreign-owned ships flying Tanzania's flag were seized in various parts of the world carrying illegal consignments of weapons and narcotics. The maritime authority in the Indian Ocean archipelago of Zanzibar has in previous years been accused of allowing Iranian and North Korean vessels to use the Tanzanian flag to circumvent United Nations sanctions. Zanzibar is a semi-autonomous territory of Tanzania. "He (Magufuli) issued the instructions ...
The Iranian tanker that sank after a collision in the East China Sea, causing the worst oil ship disaster in years, had its paperwork in order, according an initial review by maritime authorities in Panama, whose flag it was sailing under. The large tanker Sanchi (IMO:9356608) sank on Sunday after crashing into the freighter CF Crystal (IMO:9497050) and drifting ablaze for days. The ship's crew of 30 Iranians and two Bangladeshis are believed to have been killed. Fernando Solorzano, head of Panama's Merchant Marine, told Reuters there was no initial sign that the stricken ship was in breach of any security protocols.
The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index fell on Friday and continued to linger around five month lows as the capesize segment recorded its biggest weekly percentage decline in two years. The overall index, which factors in rates for capesize, panamax, supramax and handysize shipping vessels that ferry dry bulk commodities, shed 14 points, or 1.23 percent, to 1,125 points, the lowest since Aug. 10, 2017. For the week, the index ended 12 percent lower. The capesize index fell 118 points, or 7.32 percent, to 1,493 points, its lowest since Aug. 2. It fell about 35 percent this week, its biggest weekly percentage decline since Jan. 15, 2016.
A new multipurpose 5,450m3 trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) was officially named and launched during a ceremony on January 11 at Royal IHC’s shipyard in Krimpen aan den IJssel, The Netherlands. The dredger, named DC Orisant, is being built for a joint venture between Den Herder (Reimerswaal Dredging) and Group de Cloedt and is slated for delivery in mid-2018 for work in the dredging and offshore wind markets. “The DC Orisant is a TSHD with full system redundancy and can perform a wide range of projects. This is due to its integrated design and the high standard of dredging equipment on board,” said Bert den Herder, owner of Reimerswaal Dredging.